AirServer - End of Life

This year, we’ve seen incredible examples of teachers using both their iPad and laptop to support instruction.  And, we’ve heard from several of you that AirServer, a tool to mirror your iPad to your computer screen, isn’t working up to your (and our) high standards.

After many months of deep exploration and research by […]

Better Protecting our Students

On Sunday, November 8, DTS will be enabling Confidential Mode for all staff in our email. This will allow us to more securely communicate with each other, and our families. 

For example, when a teacher sends a grade progress report to a parent, she will be able to require a passcode to see the […]

Campus Instruction’s New Look

Campus Instruction has a new look teachers can preview. Please check it out after we take the new version the weekend of September 7th.

After turning it on, go to the Index. The Index has been condensed in to Modules.Please click on each option and explore. 

When/if turning it off, teachers can provide feedback […]

Meet Christine Pisano

Tech Support AnalystYears with St. Vrain: 2

What does your average day look like?My typical day starts out with checking tickets to be done for the day.  Checking and answering email.  I try to get to my schools before they start, so I can fix anything before the students arrive.

What are your favorite […]

SPEAR Upgraded

This summer we upgraded the software for SPEAR, the software used for printing to a copier, and you will notice a few changes. The first thing you may notice is the login screen looks different, but this is only a cosmetic change and does not affect how you log in.

Login screen for SPEAR […]

Dear Help Desk,

I want to use a new app (or website) with my sixth grade class, what is my first step?~Yours Truly, Miss Direction

Dear Miss Direction,Thanks for asking. The first step is to ALWAYS check the vendor’s Terms of Service and their Privacy Policy to ensure it aligns with Federal, State of Colorado, and SVVS […]

End of the Year Schoology Resources

On May 22nd, your courses will be archived. Have no fear, you can still access them! Below are some resources to help you over the summer!

How can I access my archived schoology courses?I am an exiting district employee and a parent. How do I access Schoology as a parent after I leave? Can […]

Schoology Impact

Schoology enables St. Vrain teachers to deliver curriculum content and materials to their students online. Schoology is used every day in St. Vrain Valley Schools.

Schoology and Infinite Campus Grade Passback is coming!Teachers today have no time to spare. Grade Passback is a teacher time saver! Starting in the Fall of 2019, grades entered into Schoology will […]

FAQs for New LTP Laptops

Below are some frequent asked questions we’ve received from staff with new LTP laptops.

How can I print single-sided? Or in color?

From Most Applications

From Adobe

My screen is going to sleep after just a couple of minutes. How do I fix this?

Screen Saver Settings

The scrolling […]

Meet Mike George

IT Projects Coordinator Years with St. Vrain: 13

What does your average day look like? In a typical eight hour day, I probably spend half of it in front of my desk working on actual program code. The other half of the day is spent talking with my colleagues here at DTS or other SVVSD […]